sourdough

Scrolls in cinnamon – LEANNE COLE – Fine Art Photography Article

Scrolls in cinnamon – LEANNE COLE Cinnamon scrolls or rolls is not something that is well known in Australia. Well, not as they do them in the USA. Here you can buy coffee scrolls, or jam or apple ones too, but cinnamon seems to be more a home-baked thing you hear more about from the USA. That’s not to say people here don’t make them, but they aren’t common. My daughter used to make them when she was in high…

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Not so flat bread – LEANNE COLE – Fine Art Photography Article

Not so flat bread – LEANNE COLE It is the second day and I redid what I did yesterday, except I changed part of the experiment, and today my bread was not so flat. So going on from yesterday’s attempt I did everything exactly the same, except for the bulk rise. Yesterday’s bread Remember yesterday I was saying that the bread was flat and the crumb was quite dense. I was trying to work out what went wrong. It seemed…

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My bread is flat – LEANNE COLE – Fine Art Photography Article

My bread is flat – LEANNE COLE Baking sourdough bread has been something I’ve been doing for a while and occasionally I still have one that is flat. So the question is why? These days my bread is usually pretty good. I have worked out how to get it to rise and taste good. However, sometimes, especially when I decide to mess with what I’m doing, I get a flat loaf of bread. How it should look. What I normally…

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Should I give it a name? – Fine Art Photography Article

Should I give it a name? I keep asking myself, should I give it a name? I’m talking about my sourdough starter, in case you were wondering. Am I crazy? Of course, the answer to that is yes. I am absolutely crazy, I must be because I have been trying to find a name for my starter. Deserving a name When I started this journey I swore I wouldn’t do this. However, it seems most people do it and now…

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Should I give it a name? – Fine Art Photography Article

Should I give it a name? I keep asking myself, should I give it a name? I’m talking about my sourdough starter, in case you were wondering. Am I crazy? Of course, the answer to that is yes. I am absolutely crazy, I must be because I have been trying to find a name for my starter. Deserving a name When I started this journey I swore I wouldn’t do this. However, it seems most people do it and now…

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Our Daily, sourdough, bread – LEANNE COLE – Fine Art Photography Article

Our Daily, sourdough, bread – LEANNE COLE When I was doing the posts on the sourdough starter I said I would follow up with some on the bread, so our daily bread is all about sourdough. When I got back into baking people I knew said, are you going to get into bread? I said no way, now look at me. I love baking bread. There is something quite rewarding about it, but I’m not totally sure why. My first…

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The starter two months on – Fine Art Photography Article

The starter two months on Now it is time to look at what has happened to the starter two months on. It is easier to get flour now, so that has made the whole thing so much better. Still, there were some struggles, but I feel Iike I have a better handle on it all now. You have to start with the starter There is no doubt about it, if you want to make sourdough bread you have to have…

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Reposting – Trying to make sourdough – Fine Art Photography Article

Reposting – Trying to make sourdough Reposting this post from Caught MIdway because I want to talk about trying to make sourdough. It hasn’t been easy. I know that many may have seen this there, still, I want to talk about making bread and didn’t see the point in repeating this. This was written back in April and many things have changed, and in future posts I will update you. Everywhere I read it says it isn’t easy, but that…

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